Monthly Archives: September 2013

The case of the €5k commission for the agent and the “skint” seller

  Now we are going to think seriously about prices, buyers and investors when a bargain comes across.  Investors with a minimum of experience are looking for bargains and understand where the market is now, the main actors and what can be achieved.  It is all about numbers of course. Buying a property bargain in Spain occasionally involves putting yourself in the shoes of an investor,

Are you a buyer? Doing an inspection? Or a holiday maker?

  There are buyers that need help to understand the market and pick the opportunities.  That is fine.  To give support and advice to get the right property is what we do.  If your budget is tight, that is fine.  It is normal that you want to buy a good property for you whatever is in your budget. Depending on the location, you can get a decent apartment starting at  €70k as a hom

Welcome to the best time for buying Spanish property: The last quarter of the year

Let's be honest: Summer is not a good time for viewings or for buying properties,  and it's probably  not the cheapest time of the year either. The heat factor It's true... it is too hot in Spain, and for viewings in Valencia, Alicante, Murcia and Andalusia the daily window for enjoying viewings is really small: either in the morning or in the evening.  From 12 AM to 2 PM, it is a really